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Why we should all strive to be kinder.
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Why we should all strive to be kinder

We need to create a lasting culture of kindness.

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Sirin Kale
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Negative self-talk: 5 ways to silence your toxic inner critic
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5 ways to silence your toxic inner bully

Stuck in a negative self-talk spiral? Here’s what you can do about.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Burnout
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“Burnout isn’t sudden – it’s like death by a million cuts”

It’s time we understood the implications of this life-changing condition.

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Alicia Lutes
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“A friend told me I was ‘draining’ when struggling with my mental health”

Needing support with your mental health does not make you a burden.

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Jenny Haward
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This is how working long hours puts your mental health at risk

Show this to your boss the next time they ask you to work overtime.

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How to talk to your manager about your mental health

80% of UK adults feel uncomfortable talking to our managers about our mental health. It's about time we made this difficult conversation easier.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Why you should ask your friends if they’re really OK this week

78% of people will say they’re fine, even if they’re not.

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Alix Walker
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Jeremy Clarkson should “get a grip”; his attitude to mental health is incredibly damaging
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Jeremy Clarkson’s cavalier attitude to mental health is damaging AF

Here’s why you should never tell someone to “get a grip”.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Nadia Hussain.
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Nadiya Hussain’s words on “disassociation” are hugely relatable to anyone who experiences anxiety

And Bella Mackie 100% agrees.

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Hollie Richardson
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“My postpartum psychosis made me believe I was Cameron Diaz”

"I looked at my husband thinking, 'You lucky bastard. You get to have sex with Cameron Diaz.'”

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Jen Wight
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Lizzo's best quotes on self-love, empowerment and body confidence.
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Lizzo opens up about the pain of losing her dad

The singer has shared how her grief made her think she didn’t have “a purpose for being a musician”.

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Aiden Wynn
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“Why I had to cut my dad out of my life for my mental health”

“Family is a privilege, not a right.”

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A guide to safeguarding your mental health at work

Advice on what you deserve, who to talk to and what to do.

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Megan Murray
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“Why the concept of Blue Monday damages our understanding of mental health”

Depression is not a one day event.

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Emily Reynolds
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Late Prozac Nation author Elizabeth Wurtzel’s legacy

In 1994, no one talked about depression... until this woman did.

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Anna Fielding
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Seasonal Affective Disorder
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11 tried and tested ways to tackle Seasonal Affective Disorder

Feeling low now that the nights are drawing in? You could be dealing with Seasonal Affective Disorder.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan: “Why I’ve decided to come off antidepressants after 4 years”

Columnist Lucy Mangan thinks it’s time to try and do it without pills, and be herself without ingested support.

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Lucy Mangan
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The difference between seasonal affective disorder and depression, explained

It’s not just to do with the time of year.

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Lauren Geall
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The Scandinavian guide to surviving the dark days of winter

The days are short and dark, but it’s not all bad news.

Jessie J
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Jessie J’s self-care advice is a vital read for anyone nursing a broken heart

“Walk away from people or situations that trigger parts of you that are unhealthy,” advises Jessie J.

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Kayleigh Dray
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